cough up
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cough up
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (phlegm, blood)
a. toser
2. (colloquial)
a. poner (money)
b. apoquinar
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. garpar (River Plate)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (colloquial)
a. poner dinero (pay up)
b. apoquinar
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. garpar (River Plate)
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cough up
transitive verb
1 [+blood, phlegm] escupir; arrojar; (Med) expectorar
2 [+money] soltar
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
soltar la pasta (informal)
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